Section 18938

The department or a designated appointing power may issue certificates of competence to candidates who are successful in certain phases of examinations involving a particular knowledge, ability, or skill. For the period named in such a certificate, the department or a designated appointing power may accept it as evidence of the candidates competence in lieu of participation in that phase of an examination.

Location: https://www.weblaws.org/california/codes/ca_gov%E2%80%99t_code_section_18938.

Original source: https://­leginfo.­legislature.­ca.­gov/­faces/­codes_displaySection.­xhtml?lawCode=GOV&sectionNum=18938.­ External link icon (last accessed December 5, 2016).